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Datacard SD160 Printer (Single Sided)


Datacard SD160 Printer (Single Sided)


An extension of the proven Datacard SD Series, the affordable and efficient Datacard SD160 card printer offers the right

combination of technologies to meet a wide range of application requirements. Direct-to-card (DTC) printing technologies

provide the versatility to reliably produce attractive cards with high quality, full-color or single-color photos, graphics and

text.  Featuring rewritable printing, inline magnetic stripe encoding, a unique ultraviolet (UV) printing security feature and

intuitive operation, the SD160 card printer provides security and simplicity while protecting your bottom line.

Launch Your ID card program with the right mix of affordability, security and simplicity

Get one reliable system for producing full-color or monochrome cards, plus magnetic stripe encoding

Add an invisible layer of covert security with a UV ink ribbon option

Expect intuitive operation and less user intervention

Produce a wide variety of high quality photo ID cards or badges


Ultimate Value

With entry-level pricing, the SD160 printer is a smart choice for efficiently producing a variety of high quality cards to get

your ID program started. The SD160 has unique low yield print ribbons that allows you to meet your card printing needs as

they arise.

Full Versatility and Flexibility

The SD160 card printer offers full-color or monochrome printing with single-pass efficiency — plus rewritable printing and

inline magnetic stripe encoding. Print cards for many types of applications, including  corporate IDs, healthcare IDs,

student, visitor or staff badges, and retail, hospitality or loyalty cards.

Less User Intervention

The SD160 printer is simple and intuitive to operate and maintain. Minimal training and an easy installation get you set up

and printing quickly.   The intuitive LCD panel with soft-touch controls and an automatic 100-card input hopper and 25

card output hopper come standard with the SD160 card printer to help you be as efficient as possible.

Economical Security

Unlike comparably priced card printers, this system includes a UV ink option that prints an invisible layer of covert security.


Magnetic stripe encoding (ISO and JIS)

Extended 100-card output hopper, 200-card input hopper

Kensington security lock for printer

Printer cleaning supplies

Print ribbon kits

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